Several Thompson Coburn practice groups and 14 individual attorneys earned high rankings in the recently released 2019 Chambers USA rankings (by Chambers & Partners). Additionally, three individual attorneys earned special recognition for 2019. Firms were ranked across a number of categories and were evaluated by Chambers researchers and peer review. In addition, Chambers researchers interview firm clients about their experiences with individual attorneys and practice areas.
A number of our ranked attorneys received praise that was reported by Chambers:
The following Thompson Coburn practice groups earned high rankings from Chambers USA:
Corporate/M&A – St. Louis
Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
Environmental – St. Louis
Intellectual Property – Missouri
Labor & Employment – St. Louis
Litigation: General Commercial – St. Louis
Real Estate – St. Louis
Thompson Coburn attorneys highly ranked by Chambers:
Jonathan Benner, Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Regulatory – Nationwide
Bonnie Blair, Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
Eric Boyd, Environment – Illinois
Adrienne Clair, Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
Ed Cohen, Environment – St. Louis
Dan Engle, Real Estate – St. Louis
Cliff Godiner, Labor & Employment – St. Louis
Steve Higgins, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations – Missouri
Crystal Kennedy, Environment – St. Louis
Mike Lause, Corporate/M&A – St. Louis
Tom Litz, Corporate/M&A – St. Louis
Paul Macon, Real Estate – St. Louis
Tom Polcyn, Intellectual Property – Missouri
Peter Strassner, Environment – St. Louis
Tom Minogue, Corporate/M&A – St. Louis
Laura Jordan, Labor & Employment – St. Louis
Up and Coming
Erica Rancilio, Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) – Nationwide
About Chambers and Partners
Chambers and Partners publishes several guides to the legal profession and has built a reputation for in-depth, objective research. A team of 200+ full-time researchers conducts thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide in compiling Chambers’ rankings. Researchers and editors then identify and rank the world’s best lawyers and firms (i.e., those who perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients, such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money).
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